529 Day: Ohioans Speak Out in Support of Protecting College Savings Plans & Expanding Opportunity

Today is 529 Day, a day to recognize hardworking Americans who planned ahead and invested in college savings plans for their children, and recommit ourselves to ensuring this critical tool remains available to middle-class families who rely on it.  Here are some of their stories: “We are very grateful that the 529 program was available […]

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A Nightmare for Ohio Farmers

(Photo from House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee) If the president has his way, the federal government will be able to regulate ditches in our own backyards. That is why the House passed the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act, which requires the Environmental Protection Agency to withdraw its proposed rule to redefine waters of the United States […]

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BOEHNER COLUMN: TPA Ensures Strong Trade Agreements for Ohio Farmers and Businesses

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today released the following column on the importance of Trade Promotion Authority for Ohio workers and farmers: “Every corner of Ohio, from our farms to our factories, benefits from trade, and the reason is simple. Trade pacts allow us to expand exports with other nations and reach […]

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Congressman Boehner’s Floor Speech Calling for VA Reform

Washington, DC– In a floor speech today, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) challenged the president to present a long-term plan to fix the VA, citing the department’s ongoing scandals and its failure to improve care for our nation’s veterans: “Congress will continue to pass legislation to hold the VA accountable, but only the administration can change the […]

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Defending the Defenseless

Science and modern medicine show that unborn babies are capable of feeling pain by 20 weeks, or five months, in the womb. That’s why the House took action today to protect unborn children with the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. On the House floor before the vote, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) spoke about our […]

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Rep. Boehner Welcomes Dayton-Springfield Community Leaders to Capitol Hill

Honored to talk with folks at the @DaytonRegion fly-in. #DAYtoDC pic.twitter.com/gHPsJka7nW — Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) May 13, 2015 Washington, DC— Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) welcomed more than 100 community and business leaders from the Dayton-Springfield area to the Capitol on Tuesday for the Dayton Development Coalition’s 31st annual Community Leader Washington Fly-In. “Your […]

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Rep. Boehner Highlights Pro-Growth Solutions to Ohio Small Businesses

Monday and on the heels of Small Business Week, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) toured two Ohio businesses in the 8th District. Rep. Boehner shared his experience as a small business owner in the plastics and packaging industry with employees at Harmony Systems and Services, Inc. in Piqua, Ohio and Borke Mold Specialists, Inc. in […]

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If ever a National Day of Prayer was needed, it is certainly now

On the 64th National Day of Prayer, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) released the following video offering prayers in solidarity for persecuted Christians in the Middle East and around the world. On Easter Sunday, shortly after returning from the Middle East, Speaker Boehner wrote about this on his Facebook page: Posted by Speaker John Boehner […]

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Our Door is Open

Do you have a concern you would like to share with Congressman John Boehner? Our door is open. Stop by an Open Door to meet with a member of Congressman Boehner’s congressional staff and have an open dialogue about solutions to our nation’s greatest challenges. Next week’s schedule is as follows: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 […]

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Rep. Boehner Announces Winners of 8th District Congressional Art Competition

Washington, DC- Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today congratulated the winners of the 8th District’s 2015 Congressional Art Competition. A full list of the winners is included below. “I am always impressed by the talented young artists from Ohio’s 8th District,” Boehner said. “Congratulations to all the high school students who participated and showcased their work at […]

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